Boughey Distribution profit down due to capacity crunch


Boughey Distribution’s profit took a hit after it ran out of warehousing space and was forced to outsource some of its storage operation last summer. While the food division of the NWF Group’s turnover increased 2.7% to £19.3m for the half year ended 30 November 2015 (2014: £18.8m), the extra costs its storage issue incurred “more than offset” this rise. The additional costs came from the transportation required to move the overflow consignments to and from alternative storage locations. In […]